CALIFORNIA BRICKS


TROPICO

marked face of the Tropico pressed brick
Photo courtesy of Douglas S. McIntosh

Brand Name: TROPICO

Company: Tropico Pottery

Brickyard Location: Glendale, California

Operating Years: 1902-1923

Years Brick Made: 1904-1923

Type: Pressed brick

Description: "TROPICO" brand name inside a rectangular frog is impressed into the face.

Comments: Not typically known for making bricks, they made bricks to accompany their architectural terra cotta. For more information, see under "Brickmakers" Tropico Potteries, Inc.

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